α9 landed in Malaysia

By Mun Hoo (Photographer/Malaysia)

On June 15th the α9 was launched in Malaysia. Sony Malaysia rented a whole skating ring in Sunway Pyramid Shopping Centre to host this launch event.

Satoru Arai, managing director of Sony Malaysia, made the official announcement of the α9’s launch in the country, followed by Mr Chiou Bing Han, head of digital imaging department, making the presentation of all the new features of the camera. Sony Malaysia also invited Benjamin Lowry, a New York-based conflict photographer, who talked about what he likes about the α9.

After that was the hand-on session, in which Sony Malaysia prepared more than 20 units of α9 with tele-lenses to loan to the guests. To let the guests to experience how their new Speed Master can handles the need of speed, the company arranged figure skaters and ice hockey players for the guests to experience the “blackout-free”, fast focusing and up to 20 fps continuous burst shooting.




Mun Hoo

He is visual experience specialized photographer based in Malaysia. He is specialized in creating experience through his images. He was graduated from Nippon Photography Institute, Tokyo 1995. He is also a trainer for Sony Malaysia on Alpha Photography Workshop.

Official website: photopaper.my

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